Entries by Gavin Jordan

PEFC Forest Certification Week

Next week 13th – 17th November 2017 is the PEFC Forest Certification Week. It includes the PEFC General Assembly, meeting and workshops dedicated to members and invited guests. It comes to a close with the two day PEFC Stakeholder Dialogue, which is open to everybody. This year they are focusing on Making Certification Smart, as […]

FSC General Assembly 2017

Last week saw the FSC General Assembly taking place in Vancouver. The FSC General Assembly takes place every 3 years, and is an opportunity for the FSC International Membership to come together to discuss the challenges and solutions of responsible forest management, and the future direction of the organisation. The general assembly of FSC members […]

PEFC Label Generation

Any company that has already obtained a valid PEFC Logo Usage License can use the PEFC Label Generator. It is easy to use and its intuitive online tool generates PEFC labels in a matter of minutes. It provides you with everything you need to put a PEFC label on your products or promotional materials. With […]

Today Is FSC Friday

Friday the 29th of September is FSC Friday. FSC helps take care of forests and the people and the wildlife who call them home and is recognised by the WWF as the ‘hallmark of responsible forest management@. FSC certified businesses have voluntarily taken the step to ensure that the wood, paper and other forest-based materials […]

Register For FSC Friday

If you are an FSC Certificate or Licence holder in the UK, there is still time to register for the FSC Friday digital resource pack. You can do so for free on the FSC website here. It is a great opportunity to inform and educate people – including employees, students, groups and the general public […]

How Could PEFC Benefit Your Business?

PEFC is the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification, and is the world’s leading forest certification system. More than 300 million hectares of forests are certified to PEFC’s internationally recognised Sustainability Benchmarks. These supply more than 18,000 Chain of Custody certified companies globally with responsibly sourced timber and wood-based products. PEFC was founded by […]

Pattens Rock Woodland Visit

During the very sunny, bank holiday weekend our Sales, Marketing and Admin Specialist, Amy has been out exploring Pattens Rock Quarry in Ironbridge. This is surrounded by the very beautiful Benthall Edge Wood, which is managed by Severn Gorge Countryside Trust. Severn Gorge Countryside Trust is a registered charity that was set up in 1991, […]

PEFC Certification Is Available To All

Did you know that PEFC Chain of Custody Certification is available to all companies that manufacture, process, trade or sell timber or timber-based products? Whether you are a saw or paper mill, manufacturer, trader, distributor, wholesaler, retailer, printer, or paper merchant, PEFC Chain of Custody Certification can provide you with the confidence that you are […]

Chain of Custody Certification

Chain of Custody Certification is very busy this week, with Auditors visiting Hinckley, Swanscombe and Norfolk. Last week saw requests for quotes from Architectural Companies in Bath and Birmingham, also a Commercial Printing Company in Colchester. These companies want to display responsible procurement with an independent Certification System. This in turn shows to their clients […]